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How is dystonia associated with other diseases and conditions?

Dystonia can be associated with numerous diseases and conditions. These include specific vascular conditions, infections, brain tumors, metabolic conditions, neurodegenerative disorders, demylianating disorders and structural conditions.

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Can dystonia be treated?
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There is not yet a cure for dystonia, but there are multiple treatment options. The goal of treatmen...
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How can someone with dystonia be a Patient-Active?
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If you have dystonia, there is no one way to be a Patient-Active. You decide what is best for you. B...
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What are different forms of dystonia?
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There are many types of dystonia and many diseases and conditions may include dystonia as a symptom....
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What are different types of focal dystonias?
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Focal dystonias affect a specific group of muscles or body part. The following are different types o...
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